Dasarathi Satakam (Telugu: à°¦à°¾à°¶à°°à°¥à± à°¶à°¤à°à°®à±) is a Telugu Bhakti Satakam, a popular form of Telugu poetry. It was written by Kancharla Gopanna during 17th century. Kancharla Gopanna is popularly known as Ramadasu or Bhadrachala Ramadasu. It consists of 104 poems. Dasarathi means son of Dasaratha, who is the mythological Hindu king Rama. The makutam for all the poems at the end dasaradhi karunapayonidhee! (O son of Dasaratha, the ocean of mercy). Listening,reciting of this Dasaradhi Satakam bestows peace,happiness,wealth and liberation.